Ashok Vemuri is the Chief Executive Officer of Conduent, a leading provider of digital business platforms to business and governments worldwide. He has served in this role since the company’s inception on January 1, 2017 and has driven significant change across the organization delivering improved operational and financial performance.

Prior to joining Conduent, Ashok was President, Chief Executive Officer and a member of the board of directors of IGATE Corporation, a New Jersey-based global technology and services company, now part of global technology and outsourcing company Capgemini. During his tenure from 2013 to 2015, Ashok successfully transformed the company’s organization, go-to-market strategy, brand and balance sheet. He oversaw the company becoming the only IT services company to make the Fortune 100 Fastest Growing companies in 2014.

Prior to IGATE, Ashok spent 14 years at Infosys, a multinational consulting and IT services company, in a variety of leadership and business development roles. From 2003 to 2012, he served as Worldwide Head of Financial Services and Head of Americas. Ashok was a member of the board from 2011 to 2013. He was also the key architect of the company’s vertical go-to-market model.

Before Infosys, Ashok worked in the investment banking industry at Deutsche Bank and Bank of America.

Ashok served as a member of the World Economic Forum IT Board of Governors and serves on the Board of Directors for The Kroger Company. He is a member of the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion as well as the 30% Club, a global campaign with the goal of achieving 30% female directors on S&P 100 boards by 2020.

Ashok has been recognized by the state of Andhra Pradesh, India with the ‘Pride of Andhra Pradesh’ award for his achievements and dedication to the field of information technology. He also won the Board of Enterprise Asia Outstanding Entrepreneur Award and IAIR Businessman of the Year award in 2015. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree with honors in physics from St. Stephen's College, Delhi and received his MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.